Managing Iowa’s land stewardship and agriculture programs for the good of both city and rural Iowa residents

Grain Pricing

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What We Do
The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship exists to connect Iowans with programs and information about crops, food safety standards, livestock and more. We work together with local farmers markets and Iowa farmers to continue to support the robust industry and culture Iowa has focused around agriculture.

Recent News

Iowa Crop Progress and Conditions Report Oct. 7-13, 2019
Tuesday October 15, 2019
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Clean Water Iowa
Clean Water Iowa presents a research-based approach to keeping our water sources clean and safe.

Iowa Agriculture Quick Facts

85% of Iowa is used for farmland
Corn Cob
Ranked 1st in U.S. corn and egg production
1/3 of the nation's hogs are raised in Iowa